Current Member

Matthias Schwarz

Funding provided by the National Science Foundation
Affiliation
Mathematics
Field of Study
Symplectic Geometry, Hamiltonian Dynamics
Home Institution
Universität Leipzig

Matthias Schwarz’s research at IAS deals with phenomena of symplectic rigidity in the context of Hamiltonian dynamical systems. He is studying questions about dynamical properties such as recurrence with methods from symplectic rigidity, such as Floer theory and pseudoholomorphic curves.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Mathematics
9/2017current
Degrees
ETH Zurich Ph.D., 1995
Honors
Member of the Saxonias Academy of Sciences 2015
Alfred P. Sloan Fellow 1999
Medal of the ETH Zurich for PhD thesis 1996
Appointments
Leipzig University 2000– Full Professor
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences 1999–2000 Head of Independent Research Group
University of Chicago 1998–1999 Assistant Professor
Stanford University 1996–1998 Szegoe Assistant Professor
Cambridge University 1995–1996 Leibniz Postdoctoral Fellow of the EU